Kathmandu all rounder Bijaya Gautam will lead Region No 3 (Kathmandu) in the upcoming Pepsi Standard Chartered One Day National Cricket Tournament.
Other members in the 14-member squad included Prashanna Shakya, Pramod Basnet, Sanjay Basnet, Prabin Joshi, Suman Uday, Manjil Manjushree, Sudhir Maharjan, Arjun Adhikari (wicketkeeper), Ashish Dhami, Sanjay Shah, Srijan Subedi, Sonu Tamang and Rahul Bansal.
While Prashanna was adjudged the man-of-the-series in the Selection Tournament that concluded on Sunday, Majil was the best batsman and Srijan Subedi the best bowler. Sonu was the emerging player of the tournament.
Samson Jung Thapa is the coach of the region, while Jyoti Gurung is the team manager.
Kathmandu are drawn alongside Region No 4 (Bhairahawa), Region No 7 (Janakpur), Region No 1 (Biratnagar), Region No 5 (Nepalgunj) and Region No 9 (Kanchanpur) in nationals.